The Wednesday Watchlist: Picks of the Week!

The Wednesday Watchlist: Picks of the Week! #NCBD

The amount of comics released on a weekly basis can be mind boggling for even those initiated in the ways of the Local Comic Shop. Therefore let Geeks Unleashed guide you through the essential releases this New Comic Book Day in our weekly Wednesday Watchlist feature, so whether you are short on time, dollars, or both, you’ll always be reading the Picks of the Week.

Chris – Original Sin #5.4…

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Review: True Blood Series Finale - Thank You

Review: True Blood Series Finale – Thank You

Credit: HBO

Credit: HBO

True Blood

S07E010 – Thank You

Aired 08-24-14

Executive Producer: Alan Ball Created By: Alan Ball, Charlaine Harris Written By: Brian Buckner Directed By: Scott Winant Starring:  Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Sam Trammell, Ryan Kwanten, Rutina Wesley, Chris Bauer, Nelsan Ellis, Carrie Preston, Deborah Ann Woll, Alexander Skarsgård, Kristin Bauer van Straten, Joe Manganiello, Lauren…

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66th Annual Primetime Emmys - The Winners

Seth Meyers hosted the 66th Primetime Annual Emmy Awards, which aired on NBC. If you watched, good on ya for sticking it out. If you didn’t watch, browsing through the winner’s list saved three hours of your life.

I’m not quite sure who to blame; whether it’s Seth Meyers’ flat delivery or bad writing, but the monologues and filler pieces were dull and missed their mark. Bryan Cranston and Julia…

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LIT TO FILM: Imogen Heap’s ‘Entanglement’ Too Raunchy for a Teen Audience?

LIT TO FILM: Imogen Heap’s ‘Entanglement’ Too Raunchy for a Teen Audience?

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Page to Premiere reports that Imogen Heap’s ‘Entanglement’ music video has been released, having been previously labeled as ‘too raunchy’ for a teen audience. The song was rejected from being a part of The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part One.

Imogen Heap’s music is a creative go-to for me – their ‘Hide and Seek’ is an absolute…

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REVIEW: Kingdom of Fear: Loathsome Secrets of a Star-Crossed Child in the Final Days of the American Century by Hunter S. Thompson

REVIEW: Kingdom of Fear: Loathsome Secrets of a Star-Crossed Child in the Final Days of the American Century by Hunter S. Thompson

Kingdom of Fear: Loathsome Secrets of a Star-Crossed Child in the Final Days of the American Century
Hunter S. Thompson
Memoirs
384 Pages
6 November 2003 by Simon & Schuster

kingdomoffear“The brutal reality of politics would be probably intolerable without drugs.” -Hunter S. Thompson, Kingdom of Fear 

Since I caught sight of the Fear and Loathing in Las Vegasposter on my older brother’s wall when I was in high…

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REVIEW: The Strain - S01E07 - For Services Rendered

Episode: 1.07 – For Services Rendered
Writers: David Weddle, Bradley Thompson
Director: Charlotte Sieling
August 24, 2014

The chase is on as we are treated to a well-balanced episode of flashbacks and minor characters. And what happened at the end was, in a word, AWESOME. [Spoilers ahead!]

© FX

© FX

Listen, humans. Let’s try to remember that when you are in a vehicle, you’re 98% more well armed than what…

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REVIEW: Doctor Who S08E01 - Deep Breath

Aired – 23rd August 2014 Written by: Steven Moffat Directed by: Ben Wheatley Starring: Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Matt Smith, Catrin Stewart, Neve McIntosh, Dan Starkey

He’s back! He’s got a different face, and his personality is still not fully formed, but it’s definitely our favourite errant Time Lord.

So, this was my first experience of seeing the man himself on the big screen – and I…

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REVIEW - Intruders S01E01 - “She was Provisional”

REVIEW - #Intruders S01E01 - “She was Provisional”

Aired: 23rd August 2014Based on the book The Intruders by Michael Marshall Smith Directed: Eduardo SanchezTeleplay: Glen Morgan Created by Graeme Manson & John Fawcett Starring: John Simm, James Frain, Millie Brown, Tory Kittles and Mira Sorvino

I was so incredibly excited about last night’s premier of BBC America’s newest original series Intruders. I loved the book, The Intruders,that it is…

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REVIEW: Outlander, S01E03 — The Way Out

REVIEW: Outlander, S01E03 — The Way Out

Outlander

Season 1, Episode 3 — ‘The Way Out’

Aired 8-23-14

Written by: Ronald B. Moore   Directed by:  Brian Kelly   Starring: Caitriona Balfa, Sam Heughan, Tobias Menzies, Duncan Lacroix, Graham McTavish, Gary Lewis, Lotte Verbeek, Nell Hudson, Annette Badland

Claire (Caitriona Balfe), Jamie (Sam Heughan) and Loaghire (Nell Hudson) in episode 3, 'The Way Out.'

Claire (Caitriona Balfe), Jamie (Sam Heughan) and Loaghire (Nell Hudson) in episode 3, ‘The Way Out.’

[Spoiler alert!]

Maybe it’s the…

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Review: Defiance S02E10/E11 - Bottom of the World/Doll Parts

Review: Defiance S02E10/E11 – Bottom of the World/Doll Parts

Credit: Syfy

Credit: Syfy

Defiance

S02E010 – Bottom of the World/ S02E11 – Doll Parts

Aired 08-21-14

Executive Producer: Rockne S. O’Bannon, Kevin Murphy, Michael Taylor Created By: Kevin Murphy Starring:  Grant Bowler, Julie Benz, Stephanie Leonidas, Tony Curran, Jaime Murray, Graham Greene, James Murray, Linda Hamilton

We got two Defianceepisodes for the price of one this week, “Bottom of the World,” which…

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